One of the FCC's many jobs as a media regulator is to make sure that there is adequate time being dedicated by broadcasters to educational content for kids. As the media landscape changes, however,
Some more comments from readers on the changing culture around startups filing their Form Ds with the SEC, and then a short update on SoftBank and a bunch more article reviews. We are experimenting with new content forms at TechCrunch.
Elon Musk’s tweets piss me off for two reasons. When he’s not accusing actual heroes of sex crimes or trolling the federal government, it’s what comes after that drives me batshit.
French startup BlaBlaCar is announcing plans to acquire Ouibus, the bus division of France’s national railway company SNCF. For the first time, BlaBlaCar is moving beyond carpooling and plans to offer both long-distance carpooling rides and bus rides.
Chappy, the dating app for gay men, has today announced a partnership with GLAAD. As part of the partnership, Chappy will make a donation to GLAAD for each conversation initiated on the dating app, from now throughout 2019. The company won’t disclose the amount of the donation,
French President Emmanuel Macron gave a speech at the Internet Governance Forum at the UNESCO in Paris. While the IGF has been around for a while, it hasn’t been as active as some would have hoped. That’s why the French government is issuing the Paris Call,
Black Friday may be still be 10 days away, but shopping season started early in the enterprise this year. We have seen acquisitions totaling almost $50 billion in the last couple of months alone, topped by the mega $34 billion IBM-Red Hat deal two weeks ago. What exactly is going on here?
Tel Aviv-based Audioburst has been developing a search engine for audio news, which allows users to locate audio content within podcast and other talk radio programs. Today,
Buried among all of this morning’s MacBook news that Apple will be pulling the plug on its Photo Print Products services. That tidbit was first noted by the folks at 9to5Mac, courtesy of an app pop-up noting that the service will sunset at the end of September.
Google X projects Loon and Wing have left the nest and graduated to independent companies under Google’s parent company Alphabet, Google X Captain of Moonshots, X Astro Teller wrote in a Medium post yesterday. “Today, unlike when they started as X projects,
Uber has teamed up with PayPal-owned Venmo to let people pay for rides and food via UberEATS with the funds in their Venmo account. According to the companies, more than six million payments mentioned Uber in the last year.
v3rgEz (125380) writes "With a Freedom of Information Act request, MuckRock has received copies of two of the guides Homeland Security uses to monitor social media, one on standard procedures and a desktop binder for analysts. Now asking for help to go through it: See something worth digging into?
Muve Music has two million paying subscribers, making it one of the most successful subscription music services. But how many would stick around after a sale?
Turkish media, backed by thousands of Turks on Twitter, are asking whether an assistant to Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan kicked a protester at the site of the deadly mine accident in Soma, Turkey.See also: Turkey Coal Mine Explosion Kills Hundreds, 150 Still TrappedTheir evidence:
微软将在未来发布一系列运行 Windows 8.1 系统的小尺寸平板电脑，售价相比 Surface 大大降低，可能将低于 200 美元。
"I'm not doing this for the money. I'm doing it for my sanity."Those were the final words of Markus Persson's blog post explaining why he wouldn't be going on with Mojang after it was purchased by Microsoft. Persson, better known as "Notch," is responsible for creating Minecraft,
上星期我们跟大家报导了 DragTimes 拍了一段显示 Tesla Model S P85D，在「疯狂模式」（Insane Mode）之下表现如何让车内的人和观众吓得「眼凸」，而近日又有人分享了一个有趣的「疯狂模式」玩法了。
Win 10 推出之后，除了它的安全性和流畅性，似乎有一服务项协议也十分引人关注，那就是：Windows 10有权扫描用户安装的所有软件，判断其是否为盗版非法软件，并实施禁用。